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CARQUEJA
Baccharis genistelloides

PROPERTIES/ACTIONS:
Stomachic, Tonic, Hepatic, Anthelmintic

COMMON NAME:
Carqueja

Carqueja is an excellent tonic for strengthening the stomach and the intestines. It is useful for poor digestion and digestive disorders and for stomach pain. As an hepatic, Carqueja effectively removes liver obstructions and tones the liver and gallbladder.

Carqueja is often used for its blood fotifying properties to avoid anemia and to rebuild after blood loss. It also supports and tones the nervous system.

HERBAL DEFINITION:
Tonic:
Tonics are herbs which are invigorating and stimulate the system nutritionally. They strengthen and tone the system, increase energy and promote optimum health.

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DISCLAIMER: This information is provided for educational purposes only. It is not intended to be used to diagnose, prescribe or replace the advice of a qualified physician.